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Stock market today: Wall Street drifts around its records as bond yields ease

Jun. 18, 2024 11:36 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are drifting around their records Tuesday following the latest signal that the economy’s growth may be slowing without cratering, as hoped. The S&P 500 was virtually unchanged a day after setting an all-time high for the 30th time this year. The...

America's Car-Mart: Fiscal Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Jun. 18, 2024 07:56 AM EDT

ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — America's Car-Mart Inc. (CRMT) on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $426,000. On a per-share basis, the Rogers, Arkansas-based company said it had net income of 6 cents. The results matched Wall Street...

Stock market today: Asian shares mostly gain after Wall St rallies to new records

Jun. 18, 2024 01:44 AM EDT

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Tuesday after U.S. stocks rallied to more records, with gains for technology companies pushing the benchmarks higher. U.S. futures were flat and oil prices declined. This week has few top-tier economic reports...

How major US stock indexes fared Monday, 6/17/2024

Jun. 17, 2024 16:27 PM EDT

U.S. stocks rallied to more records as gains for technology companies keep pushing the market higher. The S&P 500 rose 0.8% Monday, beating the all-time high it set on Thursday. The Nasdaq composite climbed 1% to set a record of its own. The Dow Jones Industrial Average added...

Autodesk, Walt Disney rise; AMC Networks, Dycom fall, Monday, 6/17/2024

Jun. 17, 2024 16:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes on Monday: Autodesk Inc., up $14.64 to $240.51. Investor Starboard Value disclosed a $500 million stake and wants improvements at the company. Aaron's Company Inc., up $2.52 to...

Stock market today: Wall Street hangs around its records after European stocks slump

Jun. 14, 2024 17:03 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks hung around their record levels on Friday as Wall Street remained relatively quiet following another slide in Europe. The S&P 500 edged down by less than 0.1%, marking the first time this week where it did not set an all-time high. The Dow Jones...

RH, MSC Industrial fall; Adobe, Progressive rise, Friday, 6/14/2024

Jun. 14, 2024 16:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes on Friday: Adobe Inc., up $66.57 to $525.31. The design software company raised its earnings forecast for its fiscal year. RH, down $47.32 to $229.73. The...

How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 6/14/2024

Jun. 14, 2024 16:24 PM EDT

U.S. stocks drifted to a mixed close as caution crept into financial markets heading into the weekend. The S&P 500 slipped less than 0.1% Friday after setting an all-time high every other day this week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.1%, while the Nasdaq composite edged...

The AZEK Company: Fiscal Q2 Earnings Snapshot

Jun. 14, 2024 16:17 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — CHICAGO (AP) — The AZEK Company Inc. (AZEK) on Friday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $49.8 million. The Chicago-based company said it had profit of 34 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 39 cents per share. ...

Stock market today: Asian shares mixed after AI hopes nudge Wall St to records. BOJ stands pat

Jun. 14, 2024 00:23 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed in muted trading Friday after Wall Street’s continued frenzy around artificial-intelligence technology nudged indexes on Wall Street to more records. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 jumped 0.7% to 38,998.04 after the Bank of Japan kept its...